Welcome Oscar López Rivera to the Bay Area
Wednesday, May 31st St John's Presbyterian Church* 2727 College Ave, Berkeley Wheelchair Accessible
Buy tickets on-line! Limited tickets at the door. http://welcomeoscar.brownpapertickets.com/ Tickets are sliding scale as shown below. All proceeds go directly to Oscar. 5:30 Reception $75-250 Sponsored by the National Lawyers Guild nlgsf.org (Cost includes program ticket.)
A unique opportunity to meet and talk to Oscar!
Read more about Oscar's activism in The Guardian's article here: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jan/17/barack-obama-commutes-sentence-oscar-lopez-rivera-puerto-rico-activist/
Food and drinks will be provided.
Posters by local artist Doug Minkler and signed by Oscar will be for sale.
7:00 Program $20-50 José López Oscar López Rivera John Santos, Rico Pabón, Quenepas Arrive early, limited seating available. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Note on Brown Paper Tickets: Reception tickets appear first. Scroll down on the "date" field to select the 7:00 Program tickets.
Make a donation to help Oscar set up his new life in Puerto Rico: https://www.gofundme.com/welcomeoscar
Like Oscar on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/WelcomeOscartotheBayArea/
*Public Transportation to event: AC Transit 51B (on College) or 6 (on Telegraph). BART stops: Ashby, Rockridge or Berkeley then walk or transfer to 51B or 6.